Deventer

Deventer (Dev`enter) , a town in Holland, in the province of Overyssel, 55 m. SE. of Amsterdam; has carpet manufactures; is celebrated for its gingerbread; was the locality of the Brotherhood of Common Life, with which the life and work of Thomas à Kempis are associated.

Population (circa 1900) given as 25,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Development * De Vere, Thomas Aubrey
Dettingen
Deucalion
Deus ex machina
Deuteronomy
Deutsch, Emanuel
Deutz
Deux Ponts
Deva
Devanag`ari
Development
Dev`enter
De Vere, Thomas Aubrey
Devil, The
Devil, The, is an Ass
Devil-worship
Devonport
Devonshire
Devonshire, Duke of
Devrient, Ludwig
D'Ewes, Sir Simonds
De Wette, Wilhelm Martin Leberecht

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Abercromby, Sir Ralph
Cuper, Gisbert
Des Cartes, Rene
Deventer, Henry
Dieu, Lewis De
Forbes, John
Geldenhaur, Gerard Eobanus
Groenvelt, John
Gronovius, James
Gronovius, John Frederic
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